President Alvi chaired session on mental health and drug abuse wherein discussing how the narcotics curse was looming over academia
LHC has directed relevant authorities to take concrete steps on an urgent basis to curb drug abuse in educational institutions and sought an implementation report.
He went into detail on camera for the first time in a documentary series about his life.
The accused also reportedly sliced his father's hands and legs.
Afridi urged the world community to come forward and join hands to curb drug abuse as it is damaging the youth.
ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly was on Tuesday was informed that monitoring teams have been formed to check any wrong activity in schools and colleges in Islamabad. Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) Tariq Fazal Chaudhary responded to notice moved by Asiya Naz Tanoli of PML-N regarding the increasing trend of drug use in government and private schools in Islamabad. He rejected the facts and figures presented saying that it was based on a report on an NGO and no such case had…
MIAMI: Alcoholism and drug abuse are a pressing public health crisis in the United States, and addiction should no longer be dismissed as a "character flaw," top US health officials said. For the first time, the US surgeon general, Vivek Murthy, released a major report on substance abuse, called "Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General's Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health." The report "aims to shift the way our society thinks about substance misuse and substance-use disorders," Murthy said. "Substance-use…
BEIJING: Hong Kong kung fu movie star Jackie Chan feels ashamed of his son's drug abuse and hopes that one day he will speak out about the dangers of taking drugs, state news agency Xinhua reported.